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Adapter card removal and installation - NetVista 6290

This section provides information and instructions for installing and removing
adapters. Your computer has a riser card with two PCI expansion slots. PCI
adapters must be within the following maximum size limits. Width is the distance
from the PCI riser connector to the opposite edge of the card. Length is the
distance from the rear of the computer to the front.

Upper PCI slot
106 mm wide and 175 mm long

Lower PCI slot
106 mm wide and 128 mm long

To install an adapter:

  1. Remove the cover. See Cover removal.
  2. Remove the PCI riser. Do not remove any adapters that are already installed in the riser.

    6290 removing the riser diagram

  3. Remove the adapter-slot-cover latch and the slot cover for the appropriate
    expansion slot.

    6290 removing the slot cover diagram

  4. Remove the adapter from its static-protective package.
  5. Install the adapter into the appropriate slot on the PCI riser.
  6. Install the PCI riser with adapters.

    6290 intalling the riser diagram

  7. Reinstall the cover. See Cover installation and connecting the cables.
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Document ID : PD012439
Legacy Document ID : MIGR-43460
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